Luggage Storage Union Station Washington

Instantly reserve the best locations near Union Station Washington to store your luggage for just $5.90/ day

$5000 insurance included

Security seals provided for max safekeeping

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How it works

  • Book online

    Find the location closest to you - we have locations all around the city.

  • Drop off items

    Head to the store and show your booking receipt and you're good to go.

  • Enjoy the city

    Go about your day without lugging around your things. Live Life Light!

About Union Station Washington

Union Station, located in the heart of Washington DC, opened in 1907 and has since become one of the busiest transit stations in the entire United States. With over forty million people passing through each year, it is clear why the Amtrak train company made this their headquarters! Trains leave Union Station destined for other major cities like Baltimore, New York, and Philadelphia. In addition, the Washington DC underground Metro system is based out of Union Station with trains passing through every few seconds. It is quite a busy spot!

With so much activity within Union Station, numerous shops and restaurants have made this area their home, catering to the sheer volume of people commuting and traveling here. Union Station is even a shopping destination for locals and DC natives. Visiting the historic station is something you must do when you are in Washington DC and, to explore Union Station even easier, check your bags with Bounce. Do and see even more without having to juggle luggage. Bounce makes it easier to appreciate the history, beauty, and numerous activities in the area.

Things to Do near Union Station Washington

While Union Station is packed with places to shop, restaurants to try and sites to see, there are a few things nearby that you do not want to miss. Here are a few recommendations that we at Bounce know you will enjoy.

  • Grab a burger and a famous milkshake at Shake Shack, located right inside Union Station. One sip of a milkshake, and you will instantly see why this chain restaurant is known across the country.

  • Walk next door to the Post Office Building and learn the amazing history behind the United States postal service. From the days of the Pony Express to the modern way mail is sorted and delivered today, you will certainly learn a great deal. 

  • Try a world famous macaron at Laduree located right inside Union Station. With dozens of flavors to choose from, you may want to buy more than one- they are addictive! 

  • The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is a few minutes from Union Station and a fantastic, free place to visit if you want to learn about planes, jets, and helicopters.

  • The National Gallery of Art houses everything from paintings to photographs, sculptures to modern art pieces. Be sure to visit the only painting by Leonardo da Vinci within the United States while you are here.

  • Take a walk around the national mall, strolling from the capital to the Lincoln Memorial. Be sure to bring your walking shoes!

  • Take an Old Town Trolley Tour, learning all about DC and stopping at all of the monuments on a 90 minute guided tour. 

Transit Options in Union Station Washington

  • Metro Red Line

  • MARC train lines B, C and P

  • Multiple Metrobus lines including 

Luggage Storage in Union Station Washington

Since Union Station is a major transportation hub in the Washington DC area, chances are you are passing through carrying at least a few bags. No matter if you have one small bag or lots of luggage, checking your bags at a secure Bounce location will enable you to see it all. Stow your gear, both large and small, for as long or as short as you would like for one low rate. Whether you are a tourist in transit or a local in between the gym and a date, no need to worry about carrying cumbersome bags and gear around DC again! 

Luggage Storage Options near Union Station Washington

  • National Postal Museum: View American history through the eyes of the post office. You can easily walk to this historic site from Union Station after you have dropped your gear with Bounce.

  • United States Capital: Experience history in the making by visiting the United States Capitol Building. Opt to take a guided tour or just explore the grounds on your own. The capitol building is only half a mile walk from Union Station and will be quite easy to navigate when you leave your luggage and bags with Bounce.

  • Newseum: This interactive museum is near Union Station and features over 500 years of national news headlines. Learn about the most significant news stories of our country and browse the exhibits uninhibited by luggage when you leave your bags at a Bounce location. 

  • International Spy Museum: Learn all about the technology, history, and strategies used by spies around the world. This fun museum is perfect for adults and kids alike. Drop your luggage off at a Bounce location so you can easily see every exhibit. 

  • Columbus Memorial Fountain: This public work of art is a perfect place to sit and relax while enjoying the beautiful fountain sculpture. Leave your bags with Bounce in case you want to walk around the area more - there is a lot to see nearby! 

  • The Supreme Court: Not only is the Supreme Court building an incredible site to see, but many of the laws that shape the United States were written here. Sit on the steps or tour the building and learn about the history made inside these walls. Locate a Bounce partner in the area and drop off your bags.

  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History: This free, family-friendly museum features some incredible exhibits that celebrate the natural history of the United States. From dinosaur remains to large gems, you will want to browse all three floors of this museum. Store your bags with Bounce first. 

  • Kingbird: Plan to visit the Kingbird restaurant for one of the best brunch experiences in the Union Station Area. There isn’t much room inside the restaurant for luggage, so be sure to drop off your bags at a Bounce location before you dine. 

Reviews

Andie Haddad

Local Guide

Convenient to the Met, which does not allow luggage at coat check. Very easy check in and check out process, with lovely people at the front!

Ariel A

This was so cool!!!! Great service, extremely easy to use, and totally affordable! I didn't know where I'd leave my luggage while we explored San Fran, so I easily Googled luggage storage and found this company. At first it was a little odd dropping my bag off at a chocolate store, but the lady at the register was able to immediately pull up my reservation without any problems and then she put a lock on my suitcase and gave me a card to get it back with. She pushed the bag to the back of their storage room and I came back about 6 hours later to pick it up. Great service, I will definitely be using this again when I travel!

Hayley Hewitt

Local Guide

Can’t believe I haven’t used this service until now. So easy & convenient. I 100% recommend.

Isabel B.

I used Bounce during a recent trip to NYC, and I was pleasantly surprised at the ease and convenience of the process. To be honest, at first, I was very apprehensive. The thought of leaving your stuff at a random store, in a place where you are not from and you don't know whether is safe or not, it doesn't matter if anyone gives it a seal of approval, its difficult to be completely comfortable with the idea. However, I was very glad to be proven wrong. The place I chose was a great, clean bodega/deli in Soho and they were very responsive and the whole process felt very seamless. It was our last day in NYC and we had the full day before leaving the city, however our Airbnb was on the upper east side so we did not want to have to go back and forth. I would definitely recommend Bounce for travelers, especially when you need a place to just store your luggage for the day. The price could not be beat (since its for the whole day) and I will definitely be using this again!

Ciara C

Fantastic experience with Bounce! Stored a bag at the Grand Central location and on my last day at the 9/11 Memorial location. Both locations had friendly, efficient staff that were helpful and made everything very easy. Such a great option if your hotel isn't ready or you don't want the hassle of a bag in the city. Great, safe option. Thanks Bounce!

Ching Yuan Y.

Local Guide

Bounce is the best luggage storage service provider in the New York. I sent an email at midnight , and I got an email back in 10 mins. They are not only solve my issue but also provide solutions. You have to try Bounce !!

Frequently asked questions

  • Where is the best hotel accommodations near Union Station Washington?

    The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near Union Station Washington are Best Western Downtown, and Bull Moose Bed And Breakfast. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near Union Station Washington are Downtown Washington Hostel.

  • Where is the best restaurants near Union Station Washington?

    The most popular restaurants to visit when near Union Station Washington are Bistro Italia, Farmbird, and DC Harvest.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions near Union Station Washington?

    Check out the nearby Japanese American Memorial, Park center, and Union Station Plaza.

  • What are the best museums near Union Station Washington?

    While nearby, you can check out Folger Shakespeare Library & Theatre, National Building Museum, and National Postal Museum.